Amanda Truax grew up in Hastings and graduated from Hastings High School. Amanda took her very first lesson at the Hastings Arena in the 70’s. Amanda trained at the St. Paul Figure Skating Club & The Maplewood Figure Skating club for many years growing up. She has won numerous competitions around the United States in Figure Skating & Dance. Amanda holds a degree in Business & Dance from the University Wisconsin-Riverfalls. Along with teaching competitive Figure Skating Amanda taught dance at Jan’s School of Dance for many years.
Amanda was a member of the NHL’s Minnesota North Stars Dance Team - The Electric Stars. After college Amanda landed a job with Disney on Ice after years of competing as a singles skater. She toured with Disney on Ice for 8 years and developed herself as a well known Figure Skating Choreographer within Disney on Ice. Amanda is excited to be back to her roots and running a skate school in her hometown. She can now pass her love of Ice Skating on to the youth of Hastings.